Breast Cancer Self Examination 1
the author of this app says:
Breast Cancer Self Examination is a multimedia application for iPhone and iPod. Breast Cancer Self Examination has been developed with the assistance of prominent cancer surgeons and includes a video with self examination methods and an informative text about breast cancer in general. The application includes a useful video with advice for self examination for early detection of breast cancer at home. The application has been developed specifically to support the worldwide fight against breast cancer. 25% of the prospective profit from the sales of the application will be donated to leading cancer research institutes for research into developing new breast cancer cures and treatments. The self examination should begin at around the age of 20 and should be done once a month. The most suitable period is 7 to 10 days from the last day of the menstrual period when the mammary glands are usually not tense and painful. After the climacteric period and after uterine operations, the self examination should also be performed once a month on the same date each month. Features include: 1. Breast Self Examination Video 2. Option to send an e-mail to receive online help from specialists 3. Informative text about breast cancer in general which includes: Definition of breast cancer Anatomy of the breast Characteristics of breast cancer Causes Symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Prevention Legal disclaimer This application offers health information for general educational and informational purposes only. It is not intended to provide specific medical recommendation or professional advice. The application of the self examination methods does not replace the examination by a breast cancer specialist. You should never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read or seen on this application. This application is not a comprehensive source of information on the topic of breast cancer. In no event shall the creator of this application be liable for any damages arising out of your use or inability to use the application, or any inaccurate or incomplete information on this application. The creator of this application reserves the right to change or modify the content of this application for the creation of consequent versions of the application. The purpose of this application is only informative and the content of the application does not exhaust all available methods for diagnostics and detection of breast cancer. The application of the self examination methods described in the video and the text is not sufficient for accurate and correct diagnostics. In order to receive accurate and correct diagnostics, you must seek professional medical advice from a specialist.
- Requires iOS 3.0 or later.